Investors can purchase shares of a publicly traded real estate investment trust listed on a major stock exchange through a licensed broker, explains Investors may also purchase shares of private real estate... More » Business & Finance Investing

A sound investment strategy for seniors involves creating a plan and balancing the investment risk with the need for income security. In addition, the retiree should also review his spending plan and the sources of incom... More » Business & Finance Investing

Common types of high-yield investments include high-yield bond funds, high-yield stocks and stock funds, real estate investment trusts and peer-to-peer lending sites, according to U.S. News & World Report. These investme... More » Business & Finance Investing
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Pershing offers a number of alternative investment options that include non-traded real estate investment trusts, hedge funds, limited partnerships and private equity, according to the company's official website. Pershin... More » Business & Finance Investing

The three main types of real estate investment trusts, or REITs, in the United States are equity, mortgage and hybrid, according to Investopedia. Equity REITs invest in real property, while mortgage REITs invest not in p... More » Business & Finance Investing

The Vanguard REIT ETF and the SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF are two top-rated real estate investment trust index funds as of 2015, according to U.S. News and World Report Money. The real estate investment trust Simon Property ... More » Business & Finance Investing

A real estate investment group is a business that buys properties and then sells them to investors as rental properties. The group manages the properties for the investors, taking care of details such as finding tenants,... More » Business & Finance Investing